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World Media No looking back for Jai Ram Thakur after joining BJP in '83
Author: 0 No looking back for Jai Ram Thakur after joining BJP in '83

In his first remarks after he was elected the BJP Legislature Party leader, Thakur thanked all party leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi , party chief Amit Shah, Nadda, Dhumal and Shanta Kumar. Thakur is married to Sadhna Singh, a doctor by profession. Sources say Dhumal didn't object to his name, adding that Thakur is also said to share a good rapport with the other tall leader in the Himachal BJP, Nadda.

World Media Papa John's founder and CEO steps down
Author: 0 Papa John's founder and CEO steps down

Almost two months after pizza chain Papa John's apologized for comments its CEO made about NFL players' pre-game national anthem protests, the company announced that the chief executive is being replaced. But we what we do know is that back in November, Schnatter said Papa John's was "disappointed that the National Football League and its leadership did not resolve the ongoing situation to the satisfaction of all parties long ago".

World Media Tense moments witnessed during RK Nagar vote counting
Author: 0 Tense moments witnessed during RK Nagar vote counting

Dhinakaran contested as an independent on the pressure cooker symbol after the Election Commission allotted the "two leaves" symbol to the factions led by K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam. Dhinakaran's election to J Jayalalithaa's former assembly seat in northern Chennai is expected to increase his clout in a party which sidelined him, after Chief Minister E Palaniswami and O Pannerselvam merged their camps earlier this year.

World Media Record Low Unemployment In The State And Country
Author: 0 Record Low Unemployment In The State And Country

Alabama is one of five states that saw unemployment rates recently drop to record lows, joining California, Hawaii, Mississippi and Texas. Lee County reported a 3.1 percent unemployment rate for November, down from 4.8 a year ago. Nivin said San Antonio's jobless rate will hold steady for the next year or so, but it's unlikely to drop further because just about everyone has a job except people looking for a career change.

Author: 0 What will the weather be like on Christmas Day?

Although ice and snow are often perceived as the biggest causes of winter road accidents at Christmas, rain is perhaps the greatest threat of all, according to Highways England, which is working in close collaboration with the Met Office to keep the roads clear for this festive season.

Author: 0 Israel Attacks Palestinian Protesters, Kills 2, Injures 45

The three Palestinian Arabic dailies focused in their Sunday issue on the death of Sharif al-Abed Shalash, 27, who sustained wounds on Saturday after he was seriously injured by Israeli forces' fire near the Gaza-Israel border a few days ago.

World Media County council to meet to allow prepayment of property tax
Author: 0 County council to meet to allow prepayment of property tax

But keep in mind that next year many individuals will have to claim the standard deduction because many itemized deductions have been eliminated. Concentrate charitable deductions . Third, make your business expenses now. But if you pay quarterly estimated taxes - common for freelancers - or if you expect to owe more in 2017 state income tax than you've been withholding from your paycheck, it could make sense to make an estimated state tax payment before the end of the year.

World Media India vs SL 3rd T20I : India may test bench strength in Mumbai
Author: 0 India vs SL 3rd T20I : India may test bench strength in Mumbai

The Indian bowlers set the tone perfectly as Jaydev Unadkat and Washington Sundar were frugal and very penetrative and Sri Lanka could never recover from the initial jolts and could only manage 135 in the 20 overs. "We learned a lot because we all know India is a big team at the moment". Iyer then added 42 runs with Manish Pandey (32) for the third wicket as the hosts looked in control.

World Media Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting
Author: 0 Mahadayi water sharing: Siddaramaiah writes to Goa, Maharashtra CMs for meeting

Addressing a presspersons along with Leader of the Opposition in the Legislative Assembly Jagadish Shettar and MP for Dharwad Pralhad Joshi here on Saturday, Mr. A similar letter was also sent to Mr. Devendra Fadnavis, Chief Minister of Maharashtra. "Unfortunately there was no response from your side. It is also insulting our chief minister Siddaramaiah".

World Media Treasury Secretary Mnuchin receives an unpleasant Christmas gift
Author: 0 Treasury Secretary Mnuchin receives an unpleasant Christmas gift

A bomb squad was sent to Mnuchin's California home after a suspicious Christmas package was left on his property. Officials say the delivery was addressed to the treasury secretary but was left in front of one of his neighbors' homes. Pictures from the scene show the package was wrapped with Christmas paper. No additional information has been released on the package's contents.

World Media Amazon buys smart home camera maker Blink
Author: 0 Amazon buys smart home camera maker Blink

Based in Andover, Mass., Blink was launched after a crowdfunding campaign raised more than $1 million for its wireless home monitoring system in 2014. In integration to a wireless security camera, Blink produces a security a video doorbell, which let users/homeowners peek at their smartphones to see a live feed when anyone is at their door.

World Media Chris Johnson's Forecast | Light snow maker on the way
Author: 0 Chris Johnson's Forecast | Light snow maker on the way

Wind out of the west will gust to 25 miles per hour at times and will only make travel more hard. The highest snowfall totals will be in northern in, with decreasing amounts as you head south. Christmas Day on Monday is forecast to be partly sunny at the airport, with a high near 35 and west wind at 17 to 22 miles per hour, gusting to as high as 34 miles per hour.

Author: 0 Stock In Spotlight: Devon Energy Corporation (NYSE:DVN)

Blue Ridge Capital Llc who had been investing in Devon Energy Corp New for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $21.85B market cap company. The firm has "Buy" rating by Guggenheim given on Thursday, November 12. KeyBanc Capital Markets maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Wednesday, September 27 report.

World Media Environment Canada guarantees a white Christmas
Author: 0 Environment Canada guarantees a white Christmas

Environment Canada has upped the snowfall ante Sunday morning with a prediction of as much as 20 cm over night. Stormy conditions are expected to continue on Christmas Day for parts of Atlantic Canada, as a low develops near Cape Hatteras, N.C.

World Media United Nations sanctions an 'act of war', says North Korea
Author: 0 United Nations sanctions an 'act of war', says North Korea

The minister said the UN Security Council resolution to impose further sanctions on North Korea is "a declaration of war". In a statement carried by the official KCNA news agency, North Korea's foreign ministry said the United States was terrified by its nuclear force and was getting "more and more frenzied in the moves to impose the harshest-ever sanctions and pressure on our country".

World Media Plane headed to Key West for holiday crashes, killing 5
Author: 0 Plane headed to Key West for holiday crashes, killing 5

The sheriff's office identified the pilot as Lakeland attorney John Shannon. "It is a worse tragedy on Christmas Eve". "There was no chance of survival", Judd told WFLA . The plane was already engulfed in flames by the time fire rescue crews arrived on Sunday morning. Authorities say in a tweet that the private plane pulled out of the hangar at around 6:30 a.m., took off at about 7:15 a.m.

World Media Despite Harden's 51 points, Rockets Lose Second Straight Game
Author: 0 Despite Harden's 51 points, Rockets Lose Second Straight Game

The Clippers came on in the second half to offset the heroics of guard Harden, who equalled his points total from Wednesday's 122-116 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers . Kevin Durant had 33 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and four blocks to help Golden State knock off Los Angeles for the second time this week.

World Media South Korea building fire kills dozens
Author: 0 South Korea building fire kills dozens

The building houses a fitness centre, restaurants and a public sauna, Yonhap news agency reported. The country's National Fire Agency said it was the deadliest fire in South Korea for nine years. "We thought that having a torch relay at a place where so many people died in a fire accident is just not right, and therefore cancelled today´s event in Jecheon", Ryu Hoyon, the torch relay manager for the Pyeongchang organising committee, told Reuters.

World Media Indian opposition leader found guilty in 'fodder scam' case
Author: 0 Indian opposition leader found guilty in 'fodder scam' case

Rashtriya Janata Dal ( RJD ) leader Tejashwi Yadav on Saturday said that the fodder scam verdict depicts a conspiracy by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to defame party chief Lalu Prasad. "Had people like Nelson Mandela , Martin Luther King, Baba Saheb Ambedkar failed in their efforts, history would have treated them as villains. No one should expect any different treatment", added another tweet.

World Media UPS Looks to Tesla to Meet Emissions Goal
Author: 0 UPS Looks to Tesla to Meet Emissions Goal

The Tesla trucks will cost around $200,000 each for a total order of about $25 million. The benefits of owning a Tesla Semi are quite promising, they're even enough to justify the truck's staggering price, which start with a $150,000 base price.

World Media Celebs Freak Out as Elon Musk Launches a Rocket Over Los Angeles
Author: 0 Celebs Freak Out as Elon Musk Launches a Rocket Over Los Angeles

Most people were unaware it was happening leading to plenty of questions and comments from posters. The same rocket carried Iridium satellites into orbit in June. It'll be the 18th launch of a Falcon 9 for SpaceX this year - but it won't include a recover attempt for the first stage, as the launch requirements include configuring the Falcon 9 used to be expended during the launch process.

World Media Inexperienced gentle for Trump's Irish wall at Doonbeg
Author: 0 Inexperienced gentle for Trump's Irish wall at Doonbeg

Sea walls separate land from water and are used to prevent erosion and damage to the shore. They will be placed on the " landward side of a public beach " and would serve to protect holes one, nine and 18 on the course from erosion . There is a not a lot of opportunity for employment here. President Trump has repeatedly suggested that climate change is not real, even saying it was "created by and for the Chinese in order to make US manufacturing non-competitive".

World Media Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan becomes new captain of the house
Author: 0 Bigg Boss 11: Hina Khan becomes new captain of the house

The actor told the contestants that everyone could understand their codewords about the nominations planning and even joked about their easily detectable codewords. Luv tries to make PriyankSharama understand that he has to choose between Vikas Gupta and Hina Khan.PriyankSharama tells Luv that no one has the right to tell him to choose his friends and that he cannot differentiate between Hina Khan and AkashDadlani after today's incident.

World Media Dozens killed in Rajasthan bus crash
Author: 0 Dozens killed in Rajasthan bus crash

The driver's body is reportedly among the 33 so far been accounted for. Tweeted Union Minister of State for Sports, Rajyavardhan Rathore, "Extremely saddened by the bus accident in Sawai Madhopur ". Ambulances were pressed into service to rush the injured to hospitals.The driver of the speeding bus lost control over the wheels leading to the tragedy.

World Media Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Charles Dutoit accused of sexual assault
Author: 0 Royal Philharmonic Orchestra conductor Charles Dutoit accused of sexual assault

In a statement on the company website, RPO announced that in a joint agreement with Dutoit, the conductor would be released from his forthcoming concert obligations with the Orchestra. "There is nothing wrong with him as a musician, said the woman". In one, she said, Dutoit wrote that he was unaware "that an affectionate hug and kiss could have such a negative effect", adding, "Of course, I forgot you are still a child".

World Media United States braces for winter storm to bring very, very white Christmas
Author: 0 United States braces for winter storm to bring very, very white Christmas

A messy wave of snow, sleet and rain this weekend is likely to hinder holiday travel and cause power outages in the southern part of the state, according to the National Weather Service in Caribou and Gray. Forecasters are keeping a close eye on the potential for a coastal storm to bring more snow on Christmas Day, but exact amounts are still uncertain.

World Media Catalonia begins voting in pivotal election
Author: 0 Catalonia begins voting in pivotal election

He then called the vote in the hopes of returning Catalonia to "normality" under a unionist government, or failing that a separatist government acting within the Spanish and regional laws and not seeking a unilateral split. The three groups fell short of winning a majority of votes, though, getting 48 per cent of the total. Thursday's election saw a record turnout of almost 82% of the 5.5 million eligible voters in Catalonia .

World Media White House Pushes Back at Times Immigration Report: 'Outrageous'
Author: 0 White House Pushes Back at Times Immigration Report: 'Outrageous'

Trump said they would never "go back to their huts" in Africa, the Times reported , citing two officials who were presented at the meeting held in Mr. Huckabee Sanders was referring to Chief of Staff John Kelly , National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Secretary of Homeland Security is Kirstjen Nielsen.

World Media Officer among 4 armymen killed along Rajouri LoC
Author: 0 Officer among 4 armymen killed along Rajouri LoC

The soldiers killed in Pakistani troops firing were identified as Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, Lance Naik Kuldeep Singhand Sepoy Pargat Singh. Sepoy Pargat Singh aged 30 years, belonged to District Karnal, Haryana and is survived by his wife Smt Ramanpreet Kaur and a son. At least four Indian soldiers on border patrol have been killed by Pakistani fire on the de facto border of the disputed region Kashmir.

World Media What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Author: 0 What's open and closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day

All outlets of The Beer Store are closed Christmas Day and Boxing Day . The Mayflower Mall will be open for its regular 9:30 a.m. -9:30 p.m. hours before closing earlier Sunday for Christmas Eve at 4 p.m. Public skates will be held at the oval throughout the holidays. Unless otherwise noted, all stores are closed on Christmas day . The 311 contact centre will be closed for general inquires on Christmas Day and New Year's Day .

World Media Will it snow on Christmas in Richmond?
Author: 0 Will it snow on Christmas in Richmond?

The classic "mixed bag", is forecast. Friday night: A 20 percent chance of snow, low around 21. Overnight lows are expected to stay above freezing. Christmas Eve on Sunday night will see a likelihood of snow showers, specifically a 50 percent chance of precipitation. Temperatures will plunge as Polar air starts to get entrenched across the Upper Plains and Great Lakes.

World Media FBI Arrest Modesto Man Who Planned Terror Attack During Christmas
Author: 0 FBI Arrest Modesto Man Who Planned Terror Attack During Christmas

Prosecutors say Jameson planned to detonate an explosive on the city's Pier 39 on Christmas because he knew it would be heavily crowded. According to a criminal complaint filed Friday, Jameson came to the FBI's attention on September 19, when a source who has previously reported to the agency on national security matters flagged his Facebook profile, where he appeared to be "liking" pro-ISIS posts.

World Media These parents got their child's teachers a hilarious personal gift
Author: 0 These parents got their child's teachers a hilarious personal gift

According to click2houston.com instead of a traditional candle or mug, the teachers received the unorthodox gift which was plastered with an image of a boy, thanks to the work of his crafty parents. But parents in OH got something more practical for their young son's teachers this year. "[Jake] always has something to say. But who doesn't need a glass of wine after teaching a kid like mine?" she said.